- a medieval empire in NE Asia Minor 1204–1461.
- Official name Trabzon. a seaport in NE Turkey, on the Black Sea: an ancient Greek colony; capital of the medieval empire of Trebizond.
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Most of the trade with Russia passes through the port of Trebizond.Commercial Geography
Jacques W. Redway
I told him about the plans I was preparing for the Trebizond district.
In my own quarters at Trebizond again, and rid of Murad for a while.
My father, as you know, was missionary in the Vilayet of Trebizond many years ago.
Daoud cried, determined that he would be David of Trebizond to the very end.The Saracen: The Holy War
- a variant of Trabzon
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